Dr. Borda is a California native, originally from Silicon Valley. She earned her B.S. in Biological Sciences from the University of California Irvine where she participated in the research of the evolution of vision. She also has a background in biotech working in the field of genetics.
Dr. Borda pursued her Doctorate of Optometry at Western University of Health Sciences, where she was awarded honors in patient care services. While pursuing her education in Optometry she visited Fiji to provide free comprehensive eye exams to those in need. In her last year of education, she completed externships in ophthalmology practices, community health centers, VA
Palo Alto Medical Center and lastly in private practice. Her externships provided her with experience in ocular disease, surgical management, glaucoma workups as well as primary care.
Dr. Borda is a member of the California Optometric Association and is licensed to practice the highest level of optometry, which includes the use of diagnostic and therapeutic pharmaceutical agents, the treatment and management of glaucoma, and lacrimal dilation and irrigation.